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If you would like to promote your Conference or Short Course on this page please refer to information on how to advertise. Short courses and conferences listed on this page are advertisements. The publication of such advertisements by the British Association of Play Therapists (BAPT) does not constitute endorsement of the advertiser, its products or services.

BAPT CPD Endorsement Scheme – 

BAPT are pleased to introduce the CPD and Supervision Training Endorsement Application process. To be eligible for endorsement under BAPT’s CPD Endorsement Scheme, a CPD activity must provide an opportunity for the professional development of qualified Play Therapists. Participation must be appropriate for qualified therapists, supervisors, and trainers. The activity should present an opportunity for the maintenance, improvement or development of their professional knowledge and/or performance. Please find the relevant Procedure and Criteria documents and Application forms below…All applications and supporting documents should be emailed to training@bapt.co.uk  

CPD Information sheet

CPD course approval application

CPRT TRAINING UK 

Training in Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT):

A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model

(2 Day course endorsed by BAPT)

Friday 10th & Saturday 11th June 2022

at the University of South Wales, Newport

Course information

Dates:             Friday 10th and Saturday 11th June 2022

Time:               Registration: 9.15 on Day 1    Day 1: 9.30 -17.00    Day 2: 9.30 -17.00 (12 hours CPD)

                           A minimum attendance of 90% for successful completion and attendance certificate

Location:         University of South Wales, Newport, NP20 2BP

Directions: Welcome to Newport Campus | University of South Wales

Price:                  £400 (Includes a copy of the second edition of CPRT Treatment Manual and access to the accompanying resources website) also incl. coffee/tea, plus lunch on Friday only

NB No payment is required until you have been informed your application is successful. Prompt payment will then secure your place (places limited).

To request an application form please email: lisa@playgc.co.uk using email subject 

’CPRT APPLICATION FORM REQUEST – SOUTH WALES

more Information/Course flyer

CPRT TRAINING UK 

Training in Child Parent Relationship Therapy (CPRT):

A 10-Session Filial Therapy Model

(2 Day course endorsed by BAPT)

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th September 2022

in High Holborn, London

Course information

Dates:             Saturday 17th and Saturday 18th September 2022

Time:               Registration: 9.15 on Day 1    Day 1: 9.30 -17.00    Day 2: 9.30 -17.00 (12 hours CPD)

                           A minimum attendance of 90% for successful completion and attendance certificate

Location:         8th Floor, Berkshire House, 168-173 High Holborn, London WC1V 7AA

Berkshire House – Google Maps (nearest Tube stations: Tottenham Court Road /Holborn)

Price:                  £400 (Includes a copy of the second edition of CPRT Treatment Manual and access to the accompanying resources website) also incl. coffee/tea, plus light buffet lunch

NB No payment is required until you have been informed your application is successful. Prompt payment will then secure your place (places limited).

To request an application form please email: lisa@playgc.co.uk using email subject 

’CPRT APPLICATION FORM REQUEST – LONDON’

Course flyer/more info

Filial Play Therapy Training

16-19 May 2022

                                  4 Day Intensive Filial Play Therapy Training

                             Instructors: Geraldine Thomas MSc.

  Certified Filial Therapist/Supervisor; Certified Filial Therapy Instructor, FEPTC,        

                                                              and

                                                   Virginia Ryan, PhD

Certified Filial Therapist/Supervisor; Certified Filial Therapy Instructor, FEPTC,

For Qualified Play Therapists

Please contact Geraldine Thomas at gvdkthomas@gmail.com

St Stephens Church Westbourne Park Road, St Stephen’s Crescent, London W2 5QT

                                  For more information on Filial Therapy.

                                         www.filialplaytherapy.co.uk

CTC – Nature based training

https://childrenstherapycentre.ie/online-ctc-certificate-in-nature-based-play-therapy/


COOPT

The Collaboration of Outdoor Play Therapists

For qualified or student play therapists or those with an equivalent and appropriate creative arts  therapeutic training:-

Certificate of Best Practice in Outdoor Play Therapy (L1)

Autumn 2021 – Our level 1 certificate course consists of an outdoor day and 3 units of experiential online learning

 plus submitted evidence of learning.

(For overseas applicants, all 4 units will be online)

UNIT 1. Connecting with Nature: Understanding our own attachment to natural places and spaces

(online Mon 6th Sept 7.00 – 9.00pm BST) For this first unit we invite you to join us face 2 face (Covid restrictions allowing) to reflect on your connection to nature. We will look at the idea of using a regular ‘sit spot’ and consider attachment patterns, our embodied self, place attachment, and nature as a democratic space. Currently booking at:

Turn About Pegasus, Berwick, Northumberland – August 14th

New Date Bedminster Quaker meeting House, Bristol – Sept 4th

UNIT 2. Places and spaces – Mon Sept 20th, 7.00 – 9.00pm

Will consider risk assessment, setting up, boundaries, transitions and accompanying staff.

UNIT 3. Basic Safety – Mon Oct 4th 7.00 – 9.00pm

Looks at permissions, insurance, Health and Safety (including procedures for Covid-19) first aid and safety kit, working procedures – what to do if!

UNIT 4” We Stand on Solid Ground” – Mon Oct 18th 7.00 – 9.00pm

Considers underpinning theory, trauma and development, attachment theory, Axline’s principles, EPR paradigm of developmental play and other influences.

Cost: Students £90   Qualified practitioners £115

Unit 1 may be taken as a stand-alone CPPD day @ £50

To register or if you have any questions, please e mail cooptuk@gmail.com

University of Roehampton

Title:  Introduction to Play Therapy on campus

Date and Venue:  26th March 2022 University of Roehampton, SW15 4JD

Cost: £152

Introduction to Play Therapy on Campus (March 2022) | University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Title:  Introduction to Play Therapy online

Date and Venue:  26th March 2022, online via Zoom

Cost: £152

Introduction to Play Therapy Online (March 2022) | University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton 

Title:  Play Therapy Summer School on campus

Date and Venue:  25th -29th July 2022 University of Roehampton SW15 4JD

Cost: £615 Eary Bird until May 1st

Play Therapy Summer School 2022 | University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Title:  Play Therapy Summer School online

Date and Venue:  25th -29th July 2022, online 

Cost: £615 Early Bird until May 1st

Play Therapy Summer School Online 2022 | University of Roehampton

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Foundation Course by application

Application form: Play Therapy Foundation On Campus Application

University of Roehampton

Title:  Play Therapy Foundation Course on campus

Date and Venue:  October 22nd  2022 – March 18th 2023, University of Roehampton, SW15 4JD

Cost: £1175

Foundation Course in Play Therapy 2022 | University of Roehampton

University of Roehampton

Title:  Play Therapy Foundation Course online

Date and Venue:  October 23rd 2022 – March 19th  2023, delivered online

Cost: £1,250

Foundation Course in Play Therapy Online 2022 | University of Roehampton

Fully Booked.

Further information – roehampton.ac.uk/psy-shortcourses | +44 (0)20 8392 3232

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